Publishing Personal Web Pages for Students


Contributed by Beth Rugg

Students who wish to publish personal web pages (making them available to anyone with an Internet connection) can now use the public_html folder located in their Nova account.

Students no longer have to request personal web space from Information Technology Services and can use up to 50 MB of space on Nova for web pages. These web sites will be viewable from (username=novell username)

There are a few things that should be noted about the new system:

For more details about creating web pages using public_html folder, see

A list of all Quck Guides is available at

Students who currently publish personal web pages on the Ithaca College server (www) need to move their files to this new system by the end of the fall semester.
Please note, on September 9, 2005, any student web pages still residing on www will not be included in the student website directory listing. Only sites that are using the public_html folder will be listed there.

For more details about this migration process, see Web Site Migration: Students (PDF).